Quick & Simple 175 calorie ‘Tropical’ stuffed French Toast! Who said eating low calorie had to suck?!

Quick & Simple 175 calorie 'Tropical' stuffed French Toast! Who said eating low calorie had to suck?!

Quick & Simple 175 calorie ‘Tropical’ stuffed French Toast! Who said eating low calorie had to suck?!

Ingredients:

2 slices Sara Lee 45 calorie wheat bread
70grams Dannon Light & Fit fat free vanilla greek yogurt
50grams fresh strawberries – cut up
1 egg white
1oz unsweetened vanilla almond milk
SPECIAL INGREDIENT – 1/4tsp Pineapple Coconut Dasani Flavor Enhancer Drops
1/4tsp cinnamon
1/4tsp Better Body Foods organic pure vanilla extract
1.5-2grams reduced fat shredded coconut (I got mine at Whole Foods)
1 packet of stevia

Mix the greek yogurt with the 1/4tsp Dasani drops & half of the shredded coconut – set aside.

In a small bowl whisk together the egg white, milk, cinnamon & vanilla. Dip each piece of bread in the egg mixture and cook over medium heat for 2-2:30 minutes per side. While the French toast is cooking, mix the strawberries together with a packet of stevia. Cut toast diagonally and layer with yogurt & cut up fresh strawberries. Top with the remaining shredded coconut!

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Quinoa Fruit Salad – only 175 calories!

Quinoa Fruit Salad - only 175 calories!

Quinoa Fruit Salad – only 175 calories!

This is currently the ONLY way that I can get my 4 year old to eat Quinoa, but it’s a start!

Quinoa Fruit Salad – only 175 calories!

60grams precooked Better Body Foods tricolor quinoa

50grams pineapple

50grams strawberry

50grams blueberry

1tsp Better Body Foods agave nectar

Juice from half a lemon

In a small bowl combine the agave nectar & lemon juice. Cut up all of the fruit and mix together with the precooked quinoa and top with the lemon dressing!

Hawaiian Grilled Chicken Sandwich! Super easy to make, with simple ingredients but tastes amazing!

Hawaiian Grilled Chicken Sandwich! Super easy to make, with simple ingredients but tastes amazing!

Hawaiian Grilled Chicken Sandwich! Super easy to make, with simple ingredients but tastes amazing!

1tbsp soy sauce
1tbsp pineapple juice
1/2tbsp ketchup
1tsp Better Body Foods coconut palm sugar
1/8tsp minced garlic
1 slice of pineapple
1-2 red onion slices
1/4-1/2 of red bell pepper (optional)
1 Nature’s Own whole wheat sandwich round
Few pieces of baby spinach or arugula
Fresh ground pepper

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Mix together soy sauce, pineapple juice, ketchup, sugar & garlic together in a small bowl until sugar is dissolved. Reserve 2 teaspoons of marinade in a small bowl and set aside for basting later. Season both sides of chicken with fresh ground pepper and place chicken, red pepper & onion in zip lock bag. Pour remaining marinade into bag, turn to coat and then refrigerator for at least 2 hours.

Preheat grill to medium-high heat and grill chicken 6-8 minutes per side or until cooked through depending on breast thickness basting occasionally with remaining marinade. I added the red pepper to the grill at the same time as the chicken and then I added the onion/pineapple to the grill after I flipped the chicken. Serve on a whole wheat sandwich round with a few pieces of spinach!

Hawaiian BBQ Chicken wrap with fresh grilled Pineapple, Red Onion & Cheddar Cheese. 325cal/34carb/5fat/35pro

Hawaiian BBQ Chicken wrap with fresh grilled Pineapple, Red Onion & Cheddar Cheese. 325cal/34carb/5fat/35pro

Hawaiian BBQ Chicken wrap with fresh grilled Pineapple, Red Onion & Cheddar Cheese. 325cal/34carb/5fat/35pro

Ingredients:

1 Ole Xtreme low carb/high fiber tortilla

4oz of raw chicken breast

70grams of fresh pineapple

2 slices of purple onion

32grams of BBQ sauce

14grams of fat free shredded cheddar cheese

handful of spinach

Fresh ground pepper

 

Directions: Preheat Panini grill or any other small grilling device. Bring water to a boil in a small sauce pan & boil chicken for 12 minutes. While chicken is cooking cut up the pineapple and grill with the red onion for a few minutes. Once chicken is cooked, shred with 2 forks, season with some fresh ground pepper and mix with the BBQ sauce. Layer the wrap with spinach, shredded chicken, cheese, pineapple, red onion and a little more spinach. Fold over both sides of wrap and grill in a Panini press for a few minutes until cheese is melted.

Frozen Pineapple Whip! 160 calories

Frozen Pineapple Whip! 160 calories

Frozen Pineapple Whip! 160 calories

Ingredients(160calories):

300grams of fresh pineapple

2oz unsweetened vanilla almond milk

1/2tsp xanthan gum (stabilizer)

 

Directions: Cut up fresh pineapple into small chunks and freeze in a ziploc bag for about 2 hours. Remove from freezer and place in a food processor with milk and purée. Add in xanthan gum and continue to mix until smooth. Pour into bowl and place back in the freezer for another hour to thicken. Once thick, place back in food processor to smooth out and serve immediately!